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In Memory of

Stanley G. Reach

August 27, 1935 - Unknown

Obituary


Stanley Gene Reach Sr. age 81 of Hueytown, Al. passed away peacefully on August 10, 2017. Mr. Reach was preceded in death by his son William E. Reach on August 30, 2003. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was honorably discharged on February 24, 1956. Graduated from the first class at Auburn University in December 1960 with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering in only 3 years, and was also a graduate of Ensley High School. Mr. Reach was very active in several organizations including the Gideons, Jesus Pantry at Pleasant...

Stanley Gene Reach Sr. age 81 of Hueytown, Al. passed away peacefully on August 10, 2017. Mr. Reach was preceded in death by his son William E. Reach on August 30, 2003. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was honorably discharged on February 24, 1956. Graduated from the first class at Auburn University in December 1960 with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering in only 3 years, and was also a graduate of Ensley High School. Mr. Reach was very active in several organizations including the Gideons, Jesus Pantry at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church as well as the Master’s Craftsmen. He retired from U.S. Steel after more than 35 years of service. He is survived by his devoted wife of 59 years Mrs. Marie C. Reach whom he met on a blind date after being discharged from the service and took her hand in marriage on August 23, 1958. He is also survived by his sons Stanley Reach Jr. (Sheryll) and Paul Reach (Lynn). His beloved granddaughters include Patricia Reach, Claire Reach and Elise Reach. A Celebration of his life service will be held on Saturday August 12, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 1:00 p.m. till 2:00 p.m. Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery. Rev. Ray Glover will officiate.